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Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 3 Green Street, Cremorne Point, NSW 2090
Local govt. area: North Sydney
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
3 Green StreetCremorne PointNorth Sydney  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

See also under 'Green Street Group' NSHS1106. This house is an interesting Arts and Craft house which combines angularity and asymmetry in a gentle profusion of lines and shapes to produce a curiously effective architectural whole.

Heritage Inventory sheets are often not comprehensive, and should be regarded as a general guide only. Inventory sheets are based on information available, and often do not include information on landscape significance, interiors or the social history of sites and buildings. Inventory sheets are updated by Council as further information becomes available. An inventory sheet with little information may simply indicate that there has been no building work done to the item recently: it does not mean that items are not significant. Further research is always recommended as part of preparation of development proposals for heritage items, and is necessary in preparation of Heritage Impact Assessments and Conversation Management Plans, so that the significance of heritage items can be fully assessed prior to submitting development applications.
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Description

Physical description: Two storeyed rough cast stuccoed brick residence displaying a fine terracotta shingle roof. The elevation is characterised by an upper projecting timber balcony, plus a large roof gable to the attic spaces together with ground and corner bay windows. In generally good condition with some recent alterations including the addition of a timber deck.
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Two storeyed rough cast stuccoed brick residence displaying a fine terracotta shingle roof. The elevation is characterised by an upper projecting timber balcony, plus a large roof gable to the attic spaces together with ground and corner bay windows. In generally good condition with some recent alterations including the addition of a timber deck.This building is designed in the Federation Arts and Crafts style.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Minor Alteration
Modifications and dates: Recent alternations including the addition of a timber deck.
Further information: 3, 5, 6 Green Street, Cremorne

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Accommodation-Activities associated with the provision of accommodation, and particular types of accommodation – does not include architectural styles – use the theme of Creative Endeavour for such activities. (none)-
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Towns, suburbs and villages-Activities associated with creating, planning and managing urban functions, landscapes and lifestyles in towns, suburbs and villages (none)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
local significance
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
local significance
SHR Criteria f)
[Rarity]
This item is assessed as historically rare regionally. This item is assessed as aesthetically rare statewide.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
This item is assessed as socially representative regionally.
Integrity/Intactness: Unsympathetic
Assessment criteria: Items are assessed against the PDF State Heritage Register (SHR) Criteria to determine the level of significance. Refer to the Listings below for the level of statutory protection.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanNorth Sydney LEP 2013I009902 Aug 13   
Within a conservation area on an LEP     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
North Sydney Heritage Study Review19931107Tony Brassil, Robert Irving, Chris Pratten, Conybeare MorrisonTB September 1992 Yes
North Sydney Heritage Review2002 John Oultram  No

References, internet links & images

None

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2181107


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